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Travel Bug Dog Tag Bead-Frognot Black Stone Donut TB

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Released:
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Origin:
Texas, United States
Recently Spotted:
In Støvring Nord TB Hotel

This is not collectible.

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Current GOAL

Please drop this item in rural OR Premium Member Only caches.  Do not place it in an urban cache or abandon it at a caching event.  Transport the bug in the original plastic bag for as long as the bag lasts; the bag keeps the trackable clean and prevents tangling with other items.  Otherwise, take the travel bug anywhere you wish.  No permission is needed to leave the U.S.

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About This Item

blackstreakedstonedonut

This is one of a series of large beads obtained from different places and converted into travel bugs.  They are named for Texas towns with interesting names or histories.

The Frognot community was located east of Blue Ridge, in Collin County.  It once had a store and a school.  There is no longer evidence of these structures but the Frognot water district still survives.  The water tower/standpipe has a frog painted on it.   Frognot received most of its publicity from Ira Boren, a Frognot ham operator and Otis Dixon, whose general store was once full of ceramic frogs given to him by customers.

The name is also spelled Frog Not.  There are several theories as to where the name came from. One is that the area had an abundance of frogs. They killed the frogs and became known as Frognot.  Another theory is that the boys brought frogs to school.  The school adopted a no frog policy.  Some people say the name is actually Frog Nod because the frogs are singing when they nod off to sleep.

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Tracking History (7959.9mi) View Map

Dropped Off 10/7/2017 Mølby placed it in Støvring Nord TB Hotel Denmark - 167.28 miles  Visit Log
Visited 10/4/2017 Mølby took it to Hovedbiblioteket Denmark - 17.18 miles  Visit Log
Visited 10/4/2017 Mølby took it to Stenen på Lolland by 1lollik Denmark - 14.3 miles  Visit Log
Visited 10/4/2017 Mølby took it to REBUS Denmark - 71.94 miles  Visit Log
Visited 9/28/2017 Mølby took it to CITO Odense Efterår 2017 Denmark - 2.94 miles  Visit Log
Retrieve It from a Cache 9/24/2017 Mølby retrieved it from MEMORIAL STONE MASSEGRAVENE I SEDEN Denmark   Visit Log

Den ryger med til Aalborg

Discovered It 8/6/2017 geo-meier discovered it   Visit Log

Set i hænderne på Soedue

Dropped Off 8/6/2017 soedue placed it in MEMORIAL STONE MASSEGRAVENE I SEDEN Denmark - .11 miles  Visit Log
Visited 8/6/2017 soedue took it to 11. December julekalender Denmark - 3.51 miles  Visit Log
Retrieve It from a Cache 8/5/2017 soedue retrieved it from MM(R)T #10: StrikkeL(ou)ise Denmark   Visit Log

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